Communication, M.A. | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
12 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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About

The Department of Communication offers a Master of Arts (MA) in Communication  at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley designed for those who are interested in pursuing advanced studies in Communication as a means of enhancing their professional and academic careers. 

Overview

The degree in Communication from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is a broad-based and individualized degree program that addresses all of the essential dimensions of communication including organizations, interpersonal, intercultural, public relations, mass media, and communication theory.

Key Features

  • Demonstrated student success in research, professional certification and career advancement
  • Cutting-edge degree program
  • Experienced, dedicated faculty

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Research
  • Communication Theory
  • Culture and Communication
  • Applied Communication Research
  • Communication Education
  • Instructional Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission for national students.

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent in Communication, Business, Social Science, or related field.
  • Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended (must be submitted directly to UTRGV).
  • Personal  statement  (500  words)  detailing  professional  goals  and reasons for pursuing the graduate degree.
  • Three  letters  of  recommendation  from  professional  or  academic sources.
  • GRE General Test. GRE test scores are valid for 5 years. A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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